Iamblichus' Life of Pythagoras

Iamblichus' Life of Pythagoras
Publisher : Inner Traditions/Bear & Company
Description
Authentic memoirs of the life of Pythagoras the father of philosophy and the inventor of geometry hold great interest for every lover of wisdom.  Iamblichus' biography is universally acknowledged as deriving from sources of the highest antiquity.  Its classic translation by Thomas Taylor was first printed in 1818 and is once again brought to light in this edition.







 
Thomas Taylor
The translator of this work, Thomas Taylor, is known for his authoritative translations of the Platonists; he was practically the sole source of Neo-Platonic thought in the transce More...